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WNA Blog Home » Communication Articles

Tame The Media Beast

August 18, 2017 | Theresa Miller

Recently I had the privilege of media training a group of women in who work for Anglicare in Canberra. These hardworking, courageous women are on the front of line of Anglicare’s many valuable social justice programs, such as finding emergency foster care for traumatised children; running mentorship programs for troubled youths; and supporting young carers […]



Communication Essentials for Business Success

August 16, 2017 | Ingrid Bayer

Communicate and stay in contact with your clients

In a world of hyper-connectivity, where everyone is seemingly super accessible, I wonder if we really understand how important the old fashioned communication values are in maintaining and retaining our client base. To be clear – you may have the schmickest website in the whole of the Southern Hemisphere, be ranked #1 on Google, have […]



How and Why Excellent Leaders Create Hope

August 7, 2017 | Sally Dooley

Leaders of high performing teams know that building capability requires so much more than developing knowledge, skills and abilities. They understand that an individual’s performance is based on a number of psychological traits, especially their resilience. Much research has been conducted to discover how managers can help their team members to build their resilience and […]



KISS – Keep It Simple Stupid

August 4, 2017 | Pix Jonasson

When I first started presenting, I wanted to share EVERYTHING I knew about the chosen topic. And I mean everything and in the one presentation!!! The more experience I got ‘under my belt’ and the more I studied other successful speakers, the more I realised the importance of NOT sharing everything I knew. As you […]



Beware of Birthdays – LinkedIn Style

July 28, 2017 | Robyn Henderson

Do you have a birthday coming up? Do you enjoy birthdays as much as I do? Well let me share my birthday experiences this week LinkedIn style. I always take a day off on my birthday and love to celebrate with friends and spoil myself – this year was no exception. On my birthday morning, […]



Brandworking V Networking

July 26, 2017 | Lauren Clemett

Networking is one of the best ways to build your personal brand, but if you don’t understand how the brain works, you could be wasting your time. When it comes to branding and marketing messages, especially in the form of a spoken conversation,  if your prospect’s brain hears anything remotely sales oriented, the fear centre of the brain, called […]



Stop Talking At Me and Listen!!

July 25, 2017 | Kylie Warry

Have you ever felt like this? Like someone is talking at you and just not hearing you? You may be dealing with a Powerful Communicator and how they listen or not……. in communication In our last post, we discussed the importance of listening in communication.  In my Communication DNA model I teach of the 4 […]



HSC Students To Learn Grammar – Hurray!

July 18, 2017 | Theresa Miller

I applaud the new HSC changes which will teach grammar and improve students’ writing skills. Some of my journalism students yearn to write stories, yet can’t construct proper sentences. Their written communication skills have been gagged through a lack of education. Consequently, I’m often engaged to run remedial grammar workshops for very bright, professionals in a […]



7 Productivity Tips for Managing Multiple Clients and Projects

July 10, 2017 | Ingrid Bayer

Juggling multiple clients

I’ve been operating as a Virtual Assistant since 2008, and know only too well how busy it can be when working to meet the expectations and deadlines that come with a stable of clients.  Sometimes I really do feel like I’m a circus performer juggling many different balls all at once, and it can be […]



Branding For Business Mums

June 28, 2017 | Lauren Clemett

As a mum you play a number of roles each and every day, additional to being a business woman…mother, cleaner, cook, nurse, seamstress, teacher, taxi driver…so how do you pull it all together into a strong personal brand? A mum is the A-typical multi-tasker and you probably do it without even thinking about it. It’s amazing […]